Clark Estates Inc. NY maintained its position in United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 62,000 shares of the transportation company’s stock at the end of the second quarter. United Continental Holdings accounts for 0.8% of Clark Estates Inc. NY’s holdings, making the stock its 23rd largest position. Clark Estates Inc. NY’s holdings in United Continental Holdings were worth $4,666,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. BlackRock Inc. raised its position in United Continental Holdings by 4,642.3% in the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 22,075,033 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $1,559,382,000 after buying an additional 21,609,536 shares during the last quarter. Boston Partners raised its position in United Continental Holdings by 37.7% in the second quarter. Boston Partners now owns 4,840,050 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $364,214,000 after buying an additional 1,324,894 shares during the last quarter. Acadian Asset Management LLC raised its position in United Continental Holdings by 133.0% in the second quarter. Acadian Asset Management LLC now owns 972,736 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $73,200,000 after buying an additional 555,304 shares during the last quarter. Bank of Montreal Can raised its position in United Continental Holdings by 383.9% in the second quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 578,146 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $43,505,000 after buying an additional 458,666 shares during the last quarter. Finally, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC raised its position in United Continental Holdings by 23.5% in the first quarter. O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC now owns 1,982,338 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $140,032,000 after buying an additional 376,942 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 98.51% of the company’s stock.

Shares of United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE UAL) opened at 65.24 on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $19.85 billion, a P/E ratio of 9.01 and a beta of 1.03. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $73.43 and a 200 day moving average price of $73.71. United Continental Holdings, Inc. has a 12 month low of $46.53 and a 12 month high of $83.04.

United Continental Holdings (NYSE:UAL) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 18th. The transportation company reported $2.75 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $2.31 by $0.44. The company had revenue of $10 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $9.95 billion. United Continental Holdings had a return on equity of 29.46% and a net margin of 6.09%. The firm’s revenue was up 6.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $2.61 earnings per share. Equities analysts anticipate that United Continental Holdings, Inc. will post $7.81 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Several equities research analysts have commented on UAL shares. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “buy” rating on shares of United Continental Holdings in a research note on Wednesday, April 19th. Vetr lowered United Continental Holdings from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating and set a $63.50 price target for the company. in a research note on Tuesday, May 2nd. BidaskClub lowered United Continental Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 5th. Bank of America Corporation restated a “buy” rating and set a $105.00 price target on shares of United Continental Holdings in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th. Finally, Buckingham Research restated a “buy” rating and set a $97.00 price target on shares of United Continental Holdings in a research note on Saturday, July 22nd. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating, nine have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. United Continental Holdings has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $85.16.

In other news, EVP Gregory L. Hart sold 3,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, June 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $76.83, for a total value of $230,490.00. Following the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 28,369 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $2,179,590.27. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Company insiders own 0.27% of the company’s stock.

United Continental Holdings Company Profile

United Continental Holdings, Inc (UAL) is a holding company and its principal subsidiary is United Air Lines, Inc (United). The Company transports people and cargo through its mainline operations. It has global air rights in North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Latin America. The Company, through United and its regional carriers, operates flights from its hubs at Newark Liberty International Airport (Newark Liberty), Chicago O’Hare International Airport (Chicago O’Hare), Denver International Airport (Denver), George Bush Intercontinental Airport (Houston Bush), Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), A.B.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for United Continental Holdings (NYSE:UAL)

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